Let’s Defeat Breast Cancer Together

Let’s Defeat Breast Cancer Together By Dr. Divya Hegde, Specialist – Obstetrics & Gynecology, Thumbay Medical & Dental Specialty Center, Sharjah It is that time of the year when all the healthcare workers wear pink ribbons and there are campaigns exhorting all to get a mammogram done. October is breast cancer awareness month, an annual campaign done worldwide to increaseRead more about Let’s Defeat Breast Cancer Together[...] Read More

Winners take home cash prizes in RAK Hospital’s weight-loss challenge

Male and female winners lost 35.5 kilos and 19 kilos respectively Two Emiratis bag the runners up spots Four participants became happy recipients of thousands of dirhams at the RAK Hospital’s Biggest Loser Challenge which reached its conclusion this weekend. The 10-week long competition, designed to inculcate healthier lifestyle among the UAE residents, saw hundredsRead more about Winners take home cash prizes in RAK Hospital’s weight-loss challenge[...] Read More

RAK Hospital receives the Golden Seal from JCI, USA for the 4th time

February 6, 2018; Ras Al Khaimah, UAE: Ras Al Khaimah-based RAK Hospital achieved the acclaimed JCI, USA accreditation from Joint Commission International, the world’s largest health-care accrediting agency for the fourth time in a row. Implementing the highest standards of care, RAK Hospital has been able to standardize the patient care processes at all levelsRead more about RAK Hospital receives the Golden Seal from JCI, USA for the 4th time[...] Read More

Diabetes can be asymptomatic, screening is vital

Learn to recognize early signs of diabetes to avoid complications, warn doctors RAK Hospital’s Blue Ring Challenge screened thousands of people across UAE; several diagnosed with diabetes or pre-diabetes, with few apparent signs A RAK taxi driver with dangerous sugar levels at 500 was provided immediate treatment. Symptoms of diabetes include fatigue, weight gain followedRead more about Diabetes can be asymptomatic, screening is vital[...] Read More

RAK Hospital organizing fun-filled fitness and health event to celebrate Emirati Women’s Day

Complimentary spa sessions, complete health checks, free nutrition and fitness counselling to mark the day Special session on stress management techniques. August 26, 2017;Ras Al Khiamah, UAE: In celebration of 3rd Emirati Women’s Day, RAK Hospital is organizing an exclusive fun-filled fitness event marking the important occasion. The empowering event aims to provide the necessaryRead more about RAK Hospital organizing fun-filled fitness and health event to celebrate Emirati Women’s Day[...] Read More

RAK Hospital introduces innovative Aqua therapies for faster healing

Patients with Cardiac, Respiratory, Musculoskeletal, Athletic, Arthritis and Geriatrics issue to benefit with individualized rehab programs Hydrotherapy to relieve pain, promote relaxation, mobilise joints, strengthen muscles, develop balance and coordination, and improve general fitness 7th August 2017;Ras Al Khaimah, UAE: Bringing in innovative concepts and techniques to healthcare, RAK Hospital through its Physiotherapy and RehabilitationRead more about RAK Hospital introduces innovative Aqua therapies for faster healing[...] Read More

Middle East Arthritis Foundation Hosts Rheumatoid Arthritis Event to Raise Awareness on Early Detection

Middle East Arthritis Foundation Hosts Rheumatoid Arthritis Event to Raise Awareness on Early Detection Ras Al Khaimah, UAE, January 2017 – The Middle East Arthritis Foundation will host its first Rheumatoid Arthritis awareness event for patients and their families on 4th February, to mark World Rheumatoid Arthritis Awareness Day. The annual event is observed on 2nd February, and is dedicated to raise awareness and promote education about the progressiveRead more about Middle East Arthritis Foundation Hosts Rheumatoid Arthritis Event to Raise Awareness on Early Detection[...] Read More